Affordable Alternatives To Veneers
11 June 2015
When you see your favorite celebrity smile, you may admire how white and straight their teeth look. Chances are, they weren't born with extremely beautiful teeth. Instead, they probably have veneers placed on their teeth to help improve the look of them. In fact, celebrities deal with dental issues just like you. If you want that same look of beautiful, white teeth, you could look into veneers. The problem is that veneers can typically cost between $500 to $1,100 per tooth.
What You Need To Know About Dental X-Rays
27 May 2015
When getting your semi-annual checkup, your dentist may request that they take some x-rays of your teeth. Here is what you need to know about dental x-rays, including the kind of x-rays used and why x-rays are necessary.
What Kind Of X-Rays Can My Dentist Use?
Bitewing x-rays are the most common kind your dentist may use. As the name implies, it looks like a wing that you bite down. Your dentist will use several of them to get a full picture of what your mouth looks like.
4 Natural Ways To Treat Bad Breath
5 May 2015
When it comes to fighting bad breath, what you eat and drink can be just as important as brushing and flossing. If you've gone to the dentist and had problems like tooth decay and gum disease ruled out, you may want to look at your diet. If you've got bad breath, here are some simple ways you can keep it from interfering with your life.
Drink More Water
A dry mouth is a great way to develop bad breath.
Key Terms Every Patient Should Know About Their Teeth
15 April 2015
When you are sitting in the dentist's chair, with your mouth wide open anticipating the next movement, you will likely hear a lot of words being thrown around when the professional is describing your teeth. You may not be a dental professional, but it is always nice to know what is being referred to with certain terms. As a patient, there are a handful of terms you should understand that are used by dentists to refer to certain teeth in your mouth.